Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Westmont Borough Ordinance 269 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953–1954

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Lower Yoder, Township of
Reduction
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Westmont, Borough of
Expansion
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Westmont Borough Ordinance 269 shape ordinance 195.96 point which is the intersection of the line dividing Westmont Borough and Lower Yoder Township with the easterly line of Goucher Street and the same being North 87 degrees 13 minutes 48 seconds East 1645.76 feet from a borough township corner

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 34 Sep 1953 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Westmont, Borough of Ordinance 269: Providing for the annexation of a portion of Lower Yoder Township adjacent to the Borough of Westmont, Cambria County, Pennsylvania Aug 13, 1953 Aug 13, 1953 p. 237–238
Westmont, Borough of Ordinance 274: Amending Ordinance No. 126, known as the Zoning Ordinance Apr 12, 1954 Apr 12, 1954 p. 249–250

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Clayline, Fred W. (Engineer) Feb 22, 1955
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Dec 4, 1959
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 10 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Lower Yoder Township School District (Cambria County), 1953-1961 (1 folder)